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    Henry W. Cleveland, William Backus, and Samuel D. Backus. Village and Farm Cottages. The Requirements of American Village Homes Considered and Suggested; With Designs for Such Houses of Moderate Cost. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1856. First edition. Octavo. Illustrated. Publisher's embossed green cloth. Very good.

    More Information: Henry W. Cleveland, William Backus, and Samuel D. Backus. Village and Farm Cottages. The Requirements of American Village Homes Considered and Suggested; With Designs for Such Houses of Moderate Cost. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1856. First edition. Octavo. vii, 189 pages. With 24 engraved plates featuring home designs and numerous inter-textural illustrations.  Publisher's embossed green cloth with titles stamped in gilt. Moderate wear, soiling and fading to boards. Light scattered foxing to contents, mainly on the plates, else very good.

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